Sacraments

Baptism

Parents are invited to contact our parish Secretary to set up an appointment for an initial interview with one of our priests.
Parents and Godparents are required to attend a Baptismal preparation session prior to the Baptism. No Baptism date can be set until the interview with the priest.
Children age 7 or above are required to participate in our Children’s Faith Formation program to prepare for this sacrament.

Meeting Times
English 
2nd Saturday of the Month 11 am
Spanish
4th Saturday of the Month 11 am
(Except Months of November & December - 3rd Saturday of the Month)

Eucharist

Preparation for the sacraments of First Reconciliation and First Eucharist (Grades 1-12) is a one-year process. All students must have completed at least one year of faith formation either here at St. Athanasius, or at another parish.
For English Application
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For Spanish Application
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Reconciliation

Saturday/Sabado: 4:00 - 4:30 p.m. (English)
6:30 - 7:15 p.m. (Español o Inglés)
OR anytime by appointment with a priest/También con cita

Confirmation

Our Middle and High School Youth Formation program features a variety of small and large group activities. Click Here for more Pre Teen Group Click Here for Teen Group

Marriage

Couples wishing to celebrate marriage should contact the priest at least six months before the proposed wedding date.

Holy Order

Contact Deacon Leonel Mancilla at lmancilla@dsj.org for more information

Confirmation (18+)

Are you over 18 and are needing sacraments or simply curious about Catholicism? We would love to help you on your journey of faith or to answer your questions about the Catholic Church. Our RCIA process is based on your questions on matters of faith, spirituality, and Catholicism. This informal process allows you to proceed at your own pace with no pressure to become Catholic or receive Sacraments.
Wednesdays at 7:30pm.

Anointing of the Sick

To reach a priest after office hours in an EMERGENCY situation, such as a death or the need for the Last Rites call: (408) 444-0257